7 edition of Mexican War Series found in the catalog.
September 24, 2007
by Dodo Press
Written in English
|Contributions||Louis Meynelle (Illustrator)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||240|
Joseph Wheelan explores the Mexican-American War of to The author chronicles President James Polk’s desire to acquire California via war and the popular dissent that followed the start. The Encyclopedia of the Mexican-American War [3 volumes]: A Political, Social, and Military History Published by ABC-CLIO () ISBN ISBN
This book contains a collection of letters written by Lieutenant Theodore Thadeus Sobieski (T. T. S.) Laidley between and The letters discuss life as a soldier during the Mexican War; most of the letters were written from various stations in Mexico. Each letter is bracketed by editorial commentary on the historical context and the collection is prefaced by a brief biography of Cited by: 3. During the Mexican-American War (), hundreds of Irish and other immigrant soldiers who faced anti-Catholic sentiment in American society and in the military, deserted the United States Army to fight on the Mexican side. Known as the San 5/5(1).
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This book is a very good history of the Mexican American war in the sense that it accurately depicts the timeline of events and major battles - mainly the second phase of the war in Mexico itself. The style is very much similar to that used by Jeff Shaara in his Civil War novels- using a character as a chapter heading which in turn describes /5().
The Ultimate Civil War Series. Closed Caption. out of 5 stars Prime Video and Davis in the Mexican War by Martin Dugard, Robertson Dean, et al.
out of 5 stars Audible Audiobook $ $ 0. 00 $ $ Free with Audible trial. Kindle The Texas Revolution and Mexican-American War: The History and Legacy of. Mexican American War for kids - AP United States History.
War of a Thousand Deserts: Indian Raids and the U.S.-Mexican War (The Lamar Series in Western History) by Brian DeLay In the early s, after decades of relative peace, northern Mexicans and the Indians whom they called “the barbarians” descended into a terrifying cycle of violence.
Mexican-American War: U.S. Army Advances Into Mexico. At that time, only ab Mexican citizens lived north of the Rio Grande. As a result, U.S. Buy a cheap copy of The Mexican War, book by K. Jack Bauer. 'Much has been written about the Mexican war, but this is the best military history of that conflict Leading personalities, civilian and military, Mexican and Free shipping over $Cited by: About this Item: War College Series 2/24/, Paperback or Softback.
Condition: New. The Mexican War and Its Warriors: Comprising a Complete History of All the Operations of the American Armies in Mexico: With Biographical Sketches and. Book. Seller Inventory # BBS More information about this seller | Contact this seller With Bruce DuBose.
It began as a border dispute, but soon escalated into a month conflict that transformed a continent. This critically acclaimed documentary series explores the events surrounding the conflict between two neighboring nations struggling for land, power and identity.
In the war, Mexico lost almost half of its national territory -- the present Southwest from Texas to /10(2). The Mexican War is one of twenty-seven volumes in the popular Time-Life book series The Old West. This volume describes the battles and leaders of the Mexican War that began in the spring of and concluded with the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo in February /5(2).
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The Mexican War, New York: Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc., “'Much has been written about the Mexican war, but this is the best military history of that conflict Leading personalities, civilian and military, Mexican and American, are given incisive and fair evaluations.
The coming of war is seen as unavoidable, given. "Much has been written about the Mexican war, but this is the best military history of that conflict Leading personalities, civilian and military, Mexican and American, are given incisive and fair evaluations.
The coming of war is seen as unavoidable, given American expansion and Mexican resistance to loss of territory, compounded by the fact that neither side understood the other.
Mexican War, –48, armed conflict between the United States and Mexico. Causes While the immediate cause of the war was the U.S. annexation of Texas (Dec., ), other factors had disturbed peaceful relations between the two republics.
Another perspective on the Mexican American War aligned to a video series about Latino contributions in US History. This series is produced by PBS and adds insight before and after the war itself in the larger historical context.
WETA (Producer). Author: Sandra Fisher. The Mexican-American War was a conflict between the United States and Mexico, fought from April to February Won by the Americans and damned by its contemporary critics as expansionist, it resulted in the U.S.
gaining more thansquare miles (1, square km) of Mexican territory extending westward from the Rio Grande to the Pacific Ocean. More than an isolated episode, the Mexican War was the culmination of a series of events that began before Mexican independence and included treaty arrangements with Spain, the revolt of Mexico\'s northern province of Texas, and the growing discord over American reactions to Texan independence.
The legacy of the war was dire for both countries. Now, in Gone for Soldiers, Jeff Shaara carries us back fifteen years before that momentous conflict, when the Civil War's most familiar names are fighting for another cause, junior officers marching under the same flag in an unfamiliar land, experiencing combat for the first time in the Mexican-American War/5(62).
Get this from a library. The Mexican War. [Bronwyn Mills; John Bowman] -- Chronicles the causes and events of the Mexican War, from Mexico's struggle for recognition as.
Nearly all of the Civil War's greatest soldiers - Grant, Lee, Sherman, Davis, and Jackson - were forged in the heat of the Mexican War. This is their story. At this fascinating juncture of American history, a group of young men came together to fight as friends - only, years later, to fight again as enemies.
Written for both the specialist and the casual reader, Texas and the Mexican War discusses the pivotal role Texas played in the Mexican War, battles fought on Texas soil, and the contributions—for better or sometimes worse—of Texas troops throughout the war.
Since the opening of hostilities inthe Mexican War has remained controversial. The Mexican War () was the US.
Army's first experience waging an extended conflict in a foreign land. This brief war is often overlooked by casual students of history since it occurred so close to the American Civil War and is overshadowed by the latter's sheer size and scope.Filed under: Mexican War, -- Regimental histories -- United States Supplemental Memorial of Charles Lee Jones, in Reply to the Counter-Memorial from Jalapa, in Mexico, Under the Signature of Certain of the Volunteers There in Garrison, in Relation to Capt.
George W. Hughes, There Exercising the Command of a Colonel (), by Charles.Jeff Shaara talks about the parallels between the Mexican and the Vietnam Wars and how the U.S. expanded after the Mexican War.